Data without theory is lame — The Multidisciplinarian

Just over eight years ago Chris Anderson of Wired announced with typical Silicon Valley humility that big data had made the scientific method obsolete. Seemingly innocent of any training in science, Anderson explained that correlation is enough; we can stop looking for models. Anderson came to mind as I wrote my previous post on Richard Feynman’s […]

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